Making your way over an 800-mile trail through deserts and mountains in less than 16 days is no picnic—except for those gas-station resupply stops
Mary Davison didn't catch the thru-hiking bug until she was 60. Since then, she's completed the Appalachian, Continental Divide, and Pacific Crest trails, and is now adding the 6,800-mile American Discovery Trail to her list.
Celebrate the national trails holiday this Saturday by volunteering at one of these events
Despite an attack that left one hiker dead and another injured, the experience and fellowship of the trail perseveres
The sweeping John D. Dingell Jr. Conservation, Management, and Recreation Act could mean great things for our national trail system, but it may take a while
We asked hikers for advice on how to readjust to life after the trail
Setting an FKT is already badass. But what these Fastest Known Time award winners pulled off on the Appalachian Trail and Long Trail is downright awe-inspiring.
Two hikers just set the only known times on the country's newest state-spanning trail system
The residents of Atlantic City, Wyoming, are just fine being off the grid. But Continental Divide Trail thru-hikers are revitalizing the town in surprising ways.
Only five others—all men—have completed the thru-hiker’s Holy Grail in fewer than 365 days